Patrick Joseph Dennehy

August 21, 1932January 2, 2014

Sandwich - Mr. Patrick J. Dennehy died peacefully on January 2, 2014 at the age of 81.

Pat was born and raised in New York City. He was a decorated veteran who served in the United States Navy during the Korean War. He worked for the U.S. Postal Service, retired in 1996 and moved to Cape Cod. He was an avid NY Yankees fan, and he enjoyed traveling and spending time with family and his many friends.

Pat is survived by his three children, Karen LeGacy and her husband David of East Sandwich, Stephen Dennehy of Jersey City, NJ and Kevin Dennehy and his wife Patty of Chandler, AZ. He also leaves behind his sister Johanna Unger of Las Vegas, NV and his 3 grandchildren, Brian Rae and Jennifer Rae of East Sandwich and Christopher Dennehy of New York City, NY, and many nieces and nephews.

Visiting Hours will be held from 4-7PM on Monday, January 6, 2014 in the Nickerson-Bourne Funeral Home, 154 Route 6A, Sandwich. Funeral services will be held in the Funeral Home at 9:30AM Tuesday, January 7, 2014 with burial following in the Massachusetts National Cemetery, Bourne. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.


  • Visitation Monday, January 6, 2014
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, January 7, 2014

Patrick Joseph Dennehy

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January 6, 2014

Thank you Pat for always being there and our friendship will be forever in my heart. May you Rest in Peace My Friend!


January 6, 2014

Rest in Peace Uncle Patty..Thank you for the many memories, family dinners, holidays and of course Family at Eva's Farm..?

January 5, 2014

Thanks Pat for your time with us here in Sandwich, for your help and service to your recovery friends, and for your service to our country, you fought your illnesses the last few years with courage and dignity and your mind remained clear and kind, twas a pleasure to know you, peace.

John M, Sandwich

Debbie Hidenfelter

January 4, 2014

Thank you Pat for being an inspiration to so many. You taught me to keep on moving forward no matter what obstacles we may be forced to endure. And I saw you do that and continue to smile.

terry unger

January 4, 2014

We love you uncle patty. Rest in peace now. You will be forever missed.

January 3, 2014

We will miss you. You have been a best friend, always there with your love and support for me and my family.
In our hearts always. Love you Pat
Our deepest sympathy to all your friends and family.
Michael and Irene Roche

The Staff of Nickerson-Bourne Funeral Home

January 3, 2014

We wish to extend our deepest sympathies at this difficult time.